10 Facts About ‘Buried Life’ Star Ben Nemtin
The boys of The Buried Life are set to bring their fun-loving ambition back to MTV when the show’s second season premiere’s tonight, and because of that, why not get to know a little more about the show’s most prominent face?
Ben Nemtin has established himself as the pseudo-leader of the Buried Life boys, and aside from that, you’ve probably heard his name bounced around thanks to his adorable-as-all-get-up relationship with Celebuzz’s very own Whitney Port. So, with that in consideration, Celebuzz chatted with Nemtin and got 10 fun and interesting facts you may not know about him. Want to know what the name of the bar he used to run is? What his favorite type of store is? Well, read it all — in Ben’s words — and weep right here:
Fact #1: I played on the Canadian National Rugby Team
Fact #2: I had a random one liner in White Chicks.
Fact #3: Ran an underground dance bar in my basement in college called The Piglet
Fact #4: I wasn’t supposed to streak in the season premiere (#50: Streak a Stadium and Get Away), but I did.
Fact #5: Four years ago, when we started TBL, I called companies out of the phone book for sponsorship and pretended I ran a production company called The Buried Life
Fact #6: I threw parties in my hometown (Victoria, BC) to raise money for our first Buried Life Tour in 2006
Fact #7: A friend and I started a business putting up Christmas lights in high school, it was called ‘Light N’ Up’.
Fact #8: I got an academic scholarship into College
Fact #9: I was a beer rep in college and I gave free beer to all of my friends. I didn’t get re-hired the following summer.
Fact #10: I love thrift stores
Still want more? Check out the trailer for Season 2 of The Buried Life, which premieres tonight (Sept. 27) at 10:30 pm!